The Toys That Made Us season 3 features Power Rangers, Wrestling, TMNT, and My Little Pony!

Netflix’s excellent series The Toys That Made Us continues to give us a close look at the history and influence of key toylines in its upcoming third season. Bleedingcool.com reports that at the show’s SDCC panel, the coverage for the third season  (but not its air date) was revealed. Where earlier seasons took a look at such nostalgic stalwarts as GI […]

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Hasbro & Amazon Team Up for Transformers and My Little Pony SDCC Exclusives!

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Travis Robinson has been a member of the fan community since 2001 and a member of the Allspark staff since 2002. Originally a fan of Generation 1 he's been a fan of the franchise all the way to Prime. You might notice Travis posting as Wheelimus on the Allspark forums!
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Hasbro has added even more San Diego Comic Con and online exclusives on Amazon.com. Among the Transformers offerings you’ll find the previously mentioned and highly coveted Prime Wars trio (PCP, Repugnus, and Blast Off) plus a huge selection of t-shirts including new Bumblebee movie shirts! And if you’re among our longstanding My Little Allsparkle sub-community there are a ton of […]

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IDW Comics Shipping List for May 30th!

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Steve

Steve has been a member of the Allspark community since 2003. Spending part of his childhood abroad, he grew up watching a crazy combination of old and new cartoons like Beast Wars/Machines, Saint Seiya, various Gundam anime, Gargoyles, Dragon Ball Z, ThunderCats, Japan's Generation 1, Doug, and Batman Beyond to name a few.
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It’s time for our weekly Diamond Comics Shipping List! Check out some great titles IDW has in store for us next week like Optimus Prime, Requiem of The Wreckers, G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, My Little Pony, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and much more! All coming your way for May 30th!

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Russian McDonalds Ad Reveals New Cyberverse(?) Happy Meal Toys

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Jo

Jo, aka "Broadside", had her first experience with Transformers watching Transformers: Cybertron on CITV, but only really got involved in the fandom through the IDW comics. When not posting on the Allspark, she can sometimes be found contributing to the Transformers and IDW Hasbro wikis... sometimes.
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A Russian McDonald’s has posted an advertisement revealing new My Little Pony and Transformers-themed Happy Meal toys! While the MLP figurines are based on the current “Cutie Mark Crew” sub-line, the Transformers figures – Funko POP!-esque figurines with oversized heads – all use the “evergreen” designs used in the upcoming Transformers: Cyberverse cartoon.

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IDW Comics Shipping List for May 2nd!

Steve

Steve

Steve has been a member of the Allspark community since 2003. Spending part of his childhood abroad, he grew up watching a crazy combination of old and new cartoons like Beast Wars/Machines, Saint Seiya, various Gundam anime, Gargoyles, Dragon Ball Z, ThunderCats, Japan's Generation 1, Doug, and Batman Beyond to name a few.
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It’s time for our weekly Diamond Comics Shipping List! Check out some great titles IDW has in store for us next week like conclusion of Transformers vs Visionaries, Scarlet Strike Force, My Little Pony, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and more! All coming your way for May 2nd!

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“Alter Egos” Customs to Be Raffle Prizes at Pete’s Robot Convention

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Copper

Copper has been a fan of Transformers since age four, when she saw the 1986 movie on VHS and demanded to watch it again. You can find her on the forums (and elsewhere in the tubes) as Copper Bezel.
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Alter Egos may have only been an April 1 prank, but the toys used to create the photos really exist. The Pete’s Robot Convention Facebook page has updated with information about two raffle packages – the Alter Egos sets shown in the original “release”, and a separate “Mare-O-Ness” figure. Read on to see the details for a chance at each.

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Hasbro Exploring Further Brand Crossovers With “Alter Egos”?

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Since Revolution, Hasbro fans have been enjoying a major “shared universe” event that crosses many of the company’s brands through toys and media. But what if that idea was a little crazier? Long-time Transformers fan Will Kinne has posted just that. In what is presented as his being mistakenly added to a mailing list by former BotCon/Fun Publications employee Pete […]

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Toy Fair 2018 Showroom Display Image Gallery

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Steve

Steve has been a member of the Allspark community since 2003. Spending part of his childhood abroad, he grew up watching a crazy combination of old and new cartoons like Beast Wars/Machines, Saint Seiya, various Gundam anime, Gargoyles, Dragon Ball Z, ThunderCats, Japan's Generation 1, Doug, and Batman Beyond to name a few.
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Here we have our massive gallery from this year’s Toy Fair to share with you, taken by yours truly, as well as fellow staff member Patrick (D Buster Prime), during our NYC Toy Fair coverage. Please be prepared for 200+ thumbnails to load before you continue reading below!

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New York Toy Fair 2018 News and Discussion

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Greg

Greg is the owner and operator of The Allspark website and social media. Since 1999, The Allspark has provided up to date news, information and discussion about Transformers, Comics, Video Games and everything in between.
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Hey everyone! With the advent of technology we’re kind of all over the place with the live feeds and info dumps for all the cool stuff that’s happened. We’ll be compiling everything into a post (and possibly a youtube video), but in the mean time here are some quick links to get involved in the discussion and find out anything […]

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Hasbro Financials Update

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Tim

Tim Hodge is a fan of trukks (munkys slightly less so) who has been with Transformers from the very beginning. He is a strong supporter of Aligned Noselessness and posts on the Allspark forums as Maruten.
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Hasbro have published both their full year and fourth quarter financial results for 2017. If you dig checking out those numbers, read on! If you don’t, well, maybe now’s a good time to start, I’m sure it will be fascinating!

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